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Joseph M. Wu, Ph.D.

Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology‌
Director, Master's Program - Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Dr. Wu’s laboratory studies targets and mechanisms by which resveratrol, a polyphenol isolated from grapes, protects cardiovascular cell structure and function and prevents cancer. Due to the use of known carcinogens, all trainees must be at least 18 years old.

Email: joseph_wu@nymc.edu

Address:

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
New York Medical College
Valhalla, NY 10595

Professional Interests:

Research interests include identification, purification, and characterization of resveratrol targeting proteins; cardioprotection by resveratrol; chemoprevention by tocotrienols in breast cancer; studies of reversine in cell cycle control; control of cancer cell proliferation and gene expression by mushroom extracts.

Education Profile:

Graduate Degree: M.S., Ph.D.
Graduate Degree Institution: Florida State University 
Undergraduate Institution: McGill University

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